Where and how to order

Publications can be ordered from authorized IMO distributors who keep stock of major IMO publications. There are local distributors in most countries. For more information about their services, click on the menu option “Distributors’ Details” on the Publications webpage at www.imo.org/publications. Alternatively, IMO publications can be ordered directly from IMO, London, via the contact address on the Support page.

To request a quotation or information on publications, please e-mail sales@imo.org.

For general information regarding IMO, please e-mail info@imo.org.


Discounts are offered to distributors and booksellers. Please contact us at sales@imo.org for more information and details on how to become an authorized distributor of IMO publications.

Media review copies

Review copies are made available upon request, at the discretion of the IMO Publishing Service. However, IMO Publishing requires that the request is made in writing on your organization’s letterhead.

Language edition and reproduction rights

Language rights to IMO publications are available except for those that exist in separate Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian or Spanish editions. However, even for those titles, subsidiary rights may be available. For information on language edition and reproduction rights, please contact IMO Publishing at copyright@imo.org.